He argued Newsom was too progressive to win where it matters most, in the South and midwestern battleground states. “How do we get Snoop to talk about the importance of this election?” Newsom asked. ***In Allendale, the poorest county in the state, Newsom joined a group of Democrats, most of them Black and older in age, for a meeting in the local party’s aging headquarters. Mayor Larry Cohen approached Newsom and said he’s worried about the “narrative” that Biden is not mentally fit to stand for reelection. I think it’s right up there.”When they talked about artificial intelligence policy, he said Biden went deep with no notes.